Hebrews 6:13 (NKJV): For when God made a promise to Abraham, because He could swear by no one greater, He swore by Himself,
Hebrews 6:17-20 (AMP): "According God also, in His desire to show more convincinly and beyond doubt to those who were to inherit the promse the unchangeableness of His purpose and plan, intervened (meditated) with an oath.
“This was so that, by two unchangeable things [His promise and His oath] in which it is impossible for God ever to prove false or deceive us, we who have fled [to Him] for refuge might have mighty indwelling strength and strong encouragement to grasp and hold fast the hope appointed for us and set before [us].”“This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast, and which enters the Presence behind the veil,”“where the forerunner has entered for us, even Jesus, having become High Priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek.”
Hebrews 10:36 (AMP): “For you have need of steadfast patience and endurance, so that you may perform and fully accomplish the will of God, and thus receive and carry away [and enjoy to the full] what is promised.”
John 3:18 (NKJV): “He who believes in Him is not condemned; but he who does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.
2 Corinthians 5:18,19 (AMP): But all things are from God, Who through Jesus Christ reconciled us to Himself [received us into favor, brought us into harmony with Himself] and gave to us the ministry of reconciliation [that by word and deed we might aim to bring others into harmony with Him].19 It was God [personally present] in Christ, reconciling and restoring the world to favor with Himself, not counting up and holding against [men] their trespasses [but cancelling them], and committing to us the message of reconciliation (of the restoration to favor).